Wanner Family History

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Wanner Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a winnower, someone who used a winnowing basket or fan to separate grain from chaff (see Wannemacher). German: topographic name for someone who lived in a basket-shaped valley or on a basket-shaped knoll (see Wann), the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Danner, Tanner, Banner, Wander, Wapner, Kanner, Kasner, Sandner

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Wanner Family Origin

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Wanner Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    17%
  • Commercial Traveller In Varnish

    17%
  • Embroiderer & Merchant

    17%
  • Importer (G Dea)

    17%

In 1881, the most common Wanner occupation in the UK was Butcher. 17% of Wanner's were Butchers. Butcher, Commercial Traveller In Varnish and Embroiderer & Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wanner. A less common occupation for the Wanner family was Importer (G Dea).

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Wanner Historical Records

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Wanner Life Expectancy

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